Giuseppe Ligato

18 April 1844–10 May 1933 (Age 89)
San Lorenzo, Reggio Calabria, Calabria, Italy

The Life of Giuseppe

When Giuseppe Ligato was born on 18 April 1844, in San Lorenzo, Reggio Calabria, Calabria, Italy, his father, Paolo Francesco Ligato, was 44 and his mother, Fortunata Sacca`, was 29. He married Francesca Maria BORRUTO on 24 March 1872, in San Lorenzo, Reggio Calabria, Calabria, Italy. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 10 May 1933, in his hometown, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Giuseppe Ligato
1844–1933
Francesca Maria BORRUTO
1842–1920
Marriage: 24 March 1872
Fortunata Ligato
1873–
Antonina Ligato
1882–

Spouse and Children

    Male1844–1933Male

    Francesca Maria BORRUTO

    Female1842–1920Female

MARRIAGE
24 March 1872
San Lorenzo, Reggio Calabria, Calabria, Italy
children

(2)

    Fortunata Ligato

    Female1873–Female

    Antonina Ligato

    Female1882–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Paolo Francesco Ligato

    Male1800–Male

    Fortunata Sacca`

    Female1815–1869Female

siblings

(3)

    Rosaria Ligato

    Female1833–Female

    Carmelo Ligato

    Male1840–Male

    Male1844–1933Male

World Events (3)

1849

Age 5

Austria regains control of most of Italy.
1860

Age 16

Northern Italy was joined to the Kingdom of Sardinia.
1929

Age 85

Lateran Treaty creates state of Vatican City.

Name Meaning

Italian: from legato ‘legate’, ‘envoy of the Roman Catholic Church’, presumably either a nickname for one who gave himself the air of a papal legate, or an occupational name for someone in the service of a legate.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Giuseppe Ligato en el registro de Francesca Borruto, "Italy, Reggio Calabria, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1784-1943"
  • Giuseppe Ligato, "Italy, Reggio Calabria, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1784-1943"

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